Just a Dream?

Many of us have experienced a truly terrifying nightmare. One minute you’re in a deep sleep, and the next you’re jolted awake and overcome with fear or panic. It might even take a while for your mind to process what happened and attempt to ease back into sleep. But what is really taking place in [Continue Reading]

On the Sidelines for Friday Night Lights

To say football is “big” in Texas is an understatement.  SBNation ranks Texas in the top five recruiting states for top high school talent.  Part of training powerhouse players includes keeping them safe and healthy during the season. Memorial Hermann serves as the official health care provider for many of the school districts’ athletic programs [Continue Reading]

2-D or 3-D Mammography, Which is Right for You?

Everyone agrees that early detection of breast cancer leads to early treatment and cures.  Starting at age 40, yearly mammograms can detect tumors before they can spread outside the breast. For breast cancer screening, there are different types of mammography available. Breast tomosynthesis or 3-D mammography takes multiple images at different angles and then the [Continue Reading]

Halloween Safety Tips So Simple, They’re Scary

The sun begins to set, the street lights pop on, and hoards of miniature monsters and pint-sized ghouls descend on the neighborhood, running door-to-door to fill their plastic jack-o’-lanterns. For weeks, kids and families count down the days to Halloween, carefully planning out their costumes and stocking up on oversize bags of sweets. Did you [Continue Reading]